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AADS Alumna Captivates Audiences in Summer Blockbuster

Posted on September 11, 2015

UNCG alumna Tenae Wilkins Downing ’02 made her feature film debut in “War Room,” which surprised many as it topped box offices…


Spring 2015 Newsletter

Posted on June 1, 2015

Dearest Reader: This is my favorite time of year as Director and Professor! The week of graduation reminds me of all the…


Register for CACE (Annual Conference)

Posted on June 1, 2015

http://aads.uncg.edu/cace/registration/


Whitney “Whitty” Ransome Scholarship Recipient: Kiana Daniel

Posted on May 20, 2015

The newest recipient of the Whitney “Whitty” Ransome Scholarship is Kiana Daniel, a Rising Senior majoring in African American & African Diaspora…


AADS Hosts #BlackLivesMatter Panel Discussions

Posted on May 8, 2015

On April 22, African American & African Diaspora Studies hosted an event titled “Black Lives Matter” in the School of Education Building’s…


Three AADS Majors inducted into Golden Chain Honor Society

Posted on November 19, 2014

Three AADS Majors, Dominick Hand, Latiqua Hardy, and Tiera Moore have been inducted into UNCG’s Golden Chain Honor Society. This means that our…


CACE 2015 (Conference on African American & African Diasporic Cultures & Experience)

Posted on November 12, 2014

Register for CACE 2015 here. CACE 2015 will take place February 10th & 11th, 2015 in the Elliot University Center on UNCG’s…


Director Named to News and Record Editorial Board

Posted on November 12, 2014

This fall, Dr. Green was chosen from more than 60 applicants to join the first group of community members who were chosen…


Dr. Sarah Jane Cervenak Publishes First Book

Posted on November 12, 2014

This semester, Dr. Sarah Jane Cervenak Published her first book, “Wandering: Philosophical Performances of Racial & Sexual Freedom.“ “Combining black feminist theory,…


Dr. Omar Ali Published on Afro-Peru in ReVista: Harvard Review of Latin America

Posted on September 19, 2014

Dr. Omar Ali’s piece, “Afro-Peru: A Legacy of Black Labor and Culture” was published in ReVista: Havard Review of Latin America. Afro-Peru…